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Jeff Sessions denies secret meeting with Russians

Sessions said on Tuesday he did not recuse himself because he felt he was a subject of the investigation himself but rather because he felt he was required t...


Death toll rises to 12 in London apartment building inferno

Commander Stuart Cundy, of the Metropolitan Police, said the death toll had risen from six to 12, and would "sadly increase". Steve Apter, director of safety ...


May inflation rate of 2.9% highest for almost four years

The short-term rate can have a big effect on the cost of borrowing. It is faster than growth in wages for the majority of workers who have been suffering sque...


Fed hikes key rate and unveils bond trimming plans

In March , the Fed had already moved the benchmark up 0.25 points to between 0.75 and 1 percent . He continued: " Many are expecting at least one more rat...


Champions Chelsea face Burnley opener

Fellow Premier League new boys Huddersfield - back in the top division for the first time since 1972 - kick off at Crystal Palace . The Premier League's sche...


Fed Raises Key Interest Rate For The Fourth Time Since 2015

This program, which would gradually reduce the Federal Reserve's securities holdings by decreasing reinvestment of principal payments from those securities, i...


Stocks, dollar firm ahead of Fed decision

A series of Fed hikes generally means that overseas investors in search of interest income can increase their returns by shifting money into the United States...


Trump claims 'total and complete vindication' after Comey testimony

Comey nevertheless did not make any major new revelations about alleged links between Trump or his associates and Russian Federation, an issue that has dogged...


United States consumer prices slipped 0.1 percent in May

The unexpected decline in US consumer prices and retail sales month over month suggested inflation pressures are moderating, which could have an impact on fur...


Could the Apple iPad Pro be the Ultimate PC Replacement?

Say goodbye to the 9.7 inch iPad Pro. Apple is clearly expressing its view of how an iPad can be used in ways that are similar to how we use traditional compu...


Amazon Prime Members Can Now Collect Rewards By Using Debit Cards

Amazon today is launching a new perk for Prime members that will give them cash back on purchases - even if they're not paying for items using an Amazon cash...


Fed raises rates, gives details on balance sheet reduction

The Fed's plan would start reducing the holdings by allowing a small amount of net maturities per month-$6 billion in Treasury securities and $4 billion in mo...


Were Analysts Bearish Boohoo.Com PLC (LON:BOO) This Week?

Therefore 67% are positive. Halma PLC had 98 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) e...


What's in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) After Rise in Shorted Shares?

The institutional investor held 99,898 shares of the consumer electronics and appliances company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $3.16 million, down from 111,...


Large Market Cap Highlights of the day: Wells Fargo & Company

Since March 3, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 7 sales for $397.31 million activity. In the newly created role, Rowe will lead the company's efforts focused on meeting ...


How Does JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) Stack Up Right Now?

The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $87.27, up from yesterday's close by 0.33%. Since the beginning of the calendar year, the stock is 1...


London fire: tower block residents tell their stories

A report commissioned by Berry and London assembly colleagues after the Southwark fire raised huge concerns that many fire safety checks were inadequate and...


GOP senator describes shooting in Virginia; 'People were dropping'

Rep. Roger Williams , R-Texas, said one of his staff members was shot and is receiving medical attention. An avid sports fan, Scalise distributed commemorati...


Fox News Channel dumps "Fair & Balanced" slogan

The new slogan is actually true, Fox News has always been the most watched cable news network for more than a decade. The tag has been with the network since ...


Market Scope: Tracking Shares of Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE:GG)

A beta greater than 1.0 has wider price swings. Several other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of SIRI . In recent trade; Sirius ...


Right-wing pundits, lawmakers rush to blame 'liberal rhetoric' for Virginia mass shooting

Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake said he and Rep. Brad Wenstrup of OH, both in attendance on the scene, attended to Scalise as soon as they were able. Brooks said ...


Stocks Reach New Highs As Interest Rate Hike Looms

We also get new eurozone unemployment figures, plus new retail sales and inflation statistics from America. In a sign of confidence, the Fed upgraded its ...


US oil production seen thwarting OPEC effort to boost prices

As per the ASB, in 2016, world crude oil production inched up by 0.35 mb/d, or 0.5 percent, as compared to 2015, to reach 75.48 mb/d, marking the seventh co...


US consumer prices dip 0.1 percent in May

Core CPI - which excludes food and energy.was up 0.1 percent, also below expectations. In May, the BoE had voted 7-1 to keep the main policy rate stable at 0....


China housing sales momentum picks up pace

Global concerns about China have resurfaced since Moody's Investors Service downgraded its credit ratings last month, saying it expects the country's financial ...


Donald Trump calls Federal Bureau of Investigation chief he unceremoniously sacked a 'coward'

Comey stood before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday to give testimony regarding his investigation into the Russian interference in the United State...


The design of the new station wagon Jaguar has declassified the Network

Now India has the Audi RS6 Avant which is priced at ₹ 1.35 crore and if Jaguar plans to bring it here (which we doubt it will) we expect it to be in a similar p...


4 takeaways from Sessions' feisty testimony to Congress about Russian Federation

Sessions' dodges were similar to those of NSA Director Mike Rogers and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, both of whom refused to answer questions ...


Giffords tweets support following baseball practice shooting

Giffords said the shooting is an attack on all who serve and participate in democracy. State police have increased security in and around the Statehouse on We...


Trending Stocks to look at: UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH)

The stock decreased 9.90% or $1 during the last trading session, reaching $9.1. It has outperformed by 16.06% the S&P500. Penserra Capital Management LLC booste...


24-story tower engulfed in London; officials fear collapse

Witnesses said they had seen some people fall or jump from the stricken Grenfell Tower and at least one resident waving a piece of white cloth from one of the...


Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates Buy Rating for Golar LNG Partners LP (GMLP)

With 297,700 avg volume, 6 days are for NN Incorporated (NASDAQ:NNBR)'s short sellers to cover NNBR's short positions. Clearbridge Investments LLC now owns 1,53...


Is The Walt Disney Company (DIS) a good buy?

French stock market regulations allow Disney to force a mandatory buyout of the remaining shares it doesn't own and will be allowed to delist the company on Jun...


What's next in the legal fight over the travel ban

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has released the following statement on the Ninth Circuit's decision on President Trump's Executive Order: "President Trump...


May says minority government talks 'productive', Brexit negotiation starts next week

The leader of Northern Ireland's DUP has said that it is "complete and utter nonsense" to describe her party as homophobic. "We are ready as soon as the Uni...